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Product Description: All humans eventually die, but life expectancies differ over time and among different demographic groups. Teasing out the various causes and correlates of death is a challenge, and it is one we take on in this book. A look at the data on mortality is both interesting and suggestive of some possible relationships...read more

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9780792382867 | Kluwer Academic Pub, November 1, 1998, cover price $199.00 | About this edition: All humans eventually die, but life expectancies differ over time and among different demographic groups.

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9789401058872 | Springer Verlag, September 21, 2012, cover price $149.00 | About this edition: All humans eventually die, but life expectancies differ over time and among different demographic groups.

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Product Description: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge. The duration and scope of this boom led many policymakers in D.C., to believe they had finally found a magic formula for sustained economic growth and seamless national development...read more
By Jere R. Behrman (editor), Douglas S. Massey (editor) and Magaly Sanchez (editor)

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9781412950077 | Sage Pubns, October 9, 2006, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge.

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9781412950084 | Sage Pubns, October 2, 2006, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: During the 1990s, the United States encountered an unprecedented economic upsurge.

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Product Description: Serving as a companion to Growing Up Global, this book from the National Research Council explores how the transition to adulthood is changing in developing countries in light of globalization and what the implications of these changes might be for those responsible for designing youth policies and programs...read more
By Jere R. Behrman (editor), Barney Cohen (editor), Cynthia B. Lloyd (editor), National Research Council (other contributor) and Nelly P. Stromquist (editor)

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9780309096805 | Natl Academy Pr, January 1, 2006, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Serving as a companion to Growing Up Global, this book from the National Research Council explores how the transition to adulthood is changing in developing countries in light of globalization and what the implications of these changes might be for those responsible for designing youth policies and programs.

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Product Description: Social exclusion is closely linked with numerous economic problems in Latin America, yet seldom does it take the form of a "keep out"sign. More commonly, groups are excluded because they lack access to opportunities enjoyed by others in health care, education, housing and employment...read more

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9781931003421 | Inter-Amer Development Bank, January 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Social exclusion is closely linked with numerous economic problems in Latin America, yet seldom does it take the form of a "keep out"sign.

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Product Description: For decades, the primary argument in justifying education has been based on its direct economic effects. Yet education also provides "social benefits" for individuals and society at large, including a better way of taking care of ourselves, and consequently creating a better society to live in...read more
By Jere R. Behrman (editor) and Nevzer Stacey (editor)

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9780472107698 | Univ of Michigan Pr, January 1, 1997, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: For decades, the primary argument in justifying education has been based on its direct economic effects.

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Product Description: Within the emerging Latin American consensus on development, human resource investments are considered essential for reducing poverty and integrating economic growth and social reform. Investing in people enables work forces to adapt to rapidly changing markets and share in the benefits of economic growth...read more

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9781886938083 | Inter-Amer Development Bank, September 1, 1996, cover price $14.50 | About this edition: Within the emerging Latin American consensus on development, human resource investments are considered essential for reducing poverty and integrating economic growth and social reform.

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Product Description: For this Handbook authors known to have different views regarding the nature of development economics have been selected. The Handbook is organised around the implications of different sets of assumptions and their associated research programs...read more
By Jere R. Behrman (editor) and T. N. Srinivasan (editor)

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9780444823014 | North-Holland, August 10, 1995, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: For this Handbook authors known to have different views regarding the nature of development economics have been selected.
9780444823021 | North-Holland, August 10, 1995, cover price $165.00

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Product Description: How do parents allocate human capital among their children? To what extent do parental decisions about resource allocation determine children's eventual economic success? The analyses in From Parent to Child explore these questions by developing and testing a model in which the earnings of children with different genetic endowments respond differently to investments in human capital...read more

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9780226041568 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 15, 1995, cover price $142.00 | About this edition: How do parents allocate human capital among their children?

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9780226041575 | Univ of Chicago Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $54.00 | About this edition: How do parents allocate human capital among their children?

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Product Description: For this Handbook authors known to have different views regarding the nature of development economics have been selected. The Handbook is organised around the implications of different sets of assumptions and their associated research programs...read more

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9780444703385 | North-Holland, November 20, 1989, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: For this Handbook authors known to have different views regarding the nature of development economics have been selected.

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